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JCC meets UK Business Angels

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Douglas, ISLE OF MAN – The Junior Chamber of Commerce (“JCC”) is pleased to announce that it is working with the UK Business Angels Association for its next event on Tuesday 11 November 2014. This will be a unique and exciting opportunity to hear Jenny Tooth, CEO of the UK Business Angels Association, present at […]

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Seismic changes in African economies to benefit the IOM

| October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Over forty Isle of Man business people turned out for a seminar on the ‘seismic’ developments taking place in Africa, and the opportunities they present. The seminar was led by Standard Bank’s Chief Economist, Goolam Ballim. In the last decade Africa has gone from the hopeless continent to a rising star, meanwhile Europe’s share of […]

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EXTRA TT SAILINGS CONFIRMED AS STEAM PACKET COMPANY SECURES P&O EXPRESS CHARTER

EXTRA TT SAILINGS CONFIRMED AS STEAM PACKET COMPANY SECURES P&O EXPRESS CHARTER

| October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company has chartered additional P&O Express sailings to assist with demand for TT 2015. The charter has allowed the Steam Packet Company to revise its schedule and increase the number of sailings. An extra four return sailings have been added to the schedule from the Northern Irish port of […]

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NEW TV MARKETS AND ON-LINE GROWTH BOOST WORLDWIDE TT RACES AUDIENCE

| October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

New TV markets and significant on-line growth have boosted the worldwide audience for the Isle of Man TT Races fuelled by Monster Energy. Research by Kantar Sport, the independent Sport Research and TV monitoring company, has revealed a global audience of almost 26 million for the 2014 TT Races, which represents a 5.7% increase on […]

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Island’s first off-road triathlon this Sunday!

Island’s first off-road triathlon this Sunday!

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Granite Mann – the Island’s first ever off-road triathlon – takes place this Sunday (October 26) at Cringle Plantation. The event is being organised by The Children’s Centre and sponsored by PwC, one of the leading firms of chartered accountants on the Island. So far, more than 50 individuals and 30 teams have entered with […]

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King William’s College Invites 2014 Sixth Form Scholarship Applications

King William’s College Invites 2014 Sixth Form Scholarship Applications

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

King William’s College has opened invitations for its annual Sixth Form Scholarship examinations, which is open to all school pupils due to enter lower sixth, or Year 12, in September 2015. Academic Scholarships, as well as Music, Drama and Sports Awards are available. This year’s examinations are to be held on Saturday 15th November, with […]

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ACSP’s November seminar to cover Limitations of Liability in Maritime Law

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Association of Corporate Service Providers’ seminar on Tuesday November 18th will be ‘Limitations of Liability in Maritime Law – an Isle of Man Perspective’ with Peter Taylor of Simcocks Advocates. The seminar will provide a background to the concept of ship owners limiting their liability, discuss the Limitation in Maritime Claims Convention 1976 and […]

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Law Society holds Experts in Legal Proceedings advocacy course

Law Society holds Experts in Legal Proceedings advocacy course

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Law Society’s latest advocacy training programme brought together two eminent legal practitioners to deliver a course on the use of experts in legal proceedings. Retired QC Adrian Whitfield has appeared in many landmark clinical negligence and healthcare cases. He is a former head of advocacy at Middle Temple and holds the […]

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KPMG Announces International Speaker Line-up for 2014 IOM eGaming Summit

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

KPMG Isle of Man has announced the speaker line-up for its fifth annual eGaming Summit, which includes major international industry experts as well as key representatives of the local eGaming cluster. This year’s Summit features something of a departure from the usual structure, as it commences with a smaller, invite only International Masters of Gaming […]

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Isle of Man Funds Association 2014 Open Evening and Drinks Reception

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Socially responsible investment fund managers The Premier Group (Isle of Man) Limited (“Premier”) are delighted to invite Richard Essex, an esteemed author and speaker in socially responsible investing, to give a presentation at the Isle of Man Funds Association Open Evening and Drinks Reception on 23rd October 2014, which is being held at 17:30 at the Old Courthouse […]

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